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Spanish translation of “proper”


adjective /ˈpropə/
right , correct , or suitable
correcto , adecuado
That isn’t the proper way to clean the windows You should have done your schoolwork at the proper time – it’s too late to start now.
complete or thorough
Have you made a proper search ?
respectable or well-mannered
apropiado , correcto
Such behaviour isn’t quite proper.
properly adverb correctly or rightly
She can’t pronounce his name properly.
completely or thoroughly
bien; completamente
I didn’t have time to read the book properly.
proper noun noun ( proper name) ( linguistics ) a noun or name which names a particular person , thing or place ( beginning with a capital letter )
nombre propio
John ’ and ’New York’ are proper nouns .
(Definition of proper from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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